The Awards Presentation Ceremony 2012 was held on 23 April with Dr Alex Lee Ye-lick, Chairman of Lingnan University Alumni Association (HK) Ltd and Court Member of Lingnan University, as the officiating guest of honour. This year, 445 awards and scholarships totalling about HK$9.5 million were presented to more than 300 students in recognition of their outstanding academic and personal achievements.
Sharing his experience of putting Lingnan’s motto “Education for Service” into practice, Dr Lee urged all award-winning students, as “Lingnan’s ambassadors in accomplishing the University’s mission, to carry on the fine traditions of our beloved alma mater and the mission to keep the light of the Lingnan spirit shining”.
Yung Chun-kit, a Year 3 Social Sciences (Hons) in Economics student, received the Most Distinguished Student of the University Award this year for his excellent academic performance. Sharen Lee Sui-wan, a Year 3 Social Sciences (Hons) student, received the Student Award of the Dr and Mrs James Tak Wu Awards for Outstanding Service 2011-12.